“Independence Day 2” Casting Very Featured Roles in NM

ID2” called “Independence Day Forever” is casting for featured roles in NM that include paid travel to Utah for filming.

The movies casting directors are seeking men of all ethnicities between the ages of 20 and 45 to play military soldiers. The roles will have multiple filming dates in Albuquerque as well as some filming dates in Utah. The roles are described as very featured and those cast will be working in scenes with one of the film’s leads, Jeff Goldblum. Talent applying must have a military look, be willing to get a military style haircut and must have previous military experience. The extras casting directors for the project are On Location and they are only interested in talent that is local to the New Mexico area. They will not be considering talent from out of state for the spots.

Independence Day Forever” will be split into 2 parts.  “Independence Day Forever Part 1”  is being filmed now and will be coming to theaters summer of 2016. According to the film’s IMDB page, the movie has a stunning budget of $200,000,000 and will star Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A. Fox,  Bill Pullman, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Liam Hemsworth, Travis Tope and Jessie Usher. In the film, a new wave of alien ships comes to Earth 20 years after the initial 1996 visit. They will obviously not be too happy to find out that the Earthlings nuked their brethren creating the biggest 4th of July fireworks show of all time…. chaos is sure to follow.

casting call for ID2

ALBUQUERQUE, NM Casting Notice – Feature Film “Independence Day 2” (aka “IDR”) for multiple work dates in April & May and/or June.

TENTATIVE (not confirmed) dates are: 4/28/15, 4/29/15, 4/30/15 to travel with Production to film in UTAH. (company paid travel & housing from NM to UT) -AND- multiple additional dates in May and/or June. You would work in scenes when Jeff Goldblum works so you MUST have FLEXIBLE availability! Would also be required to attend a wardrobe fitting the week of 4/20/15-4/24/15. (*We are not providing travel & housing to non-NM local talent!)

Pay rate for EXTRAS is $72.00 for 8 hours ($9.00/hour with an 8 hour guarantee). Overtime will be paid after 8 hours. Possibility of higher rate. You will receive a check in the mail usually 10-14 business days AFTER you work

We obviously do not have call times yet so you would need to be be fully 100% available. You MUST have open/flexible availability if submitting so that you can work WHATEVER the work dates and call times end up being. If not, please DO NOT SUBMIT!
Location is in the ALBUQUERQUE, NM area in May/June with travel to UTAH in April. (company paid travel & housing)

SOLDIERS: male, all ethnicities, age range 20-45, clean-cut, short military style haircut or willing to let us cut your hair, fit, athletic, MUST have previous military training/experience (*please specify when submitting). New Mexico locals! Not hiring out of state talent.

–This will be picture picked by our Director so please make sure the photos you submit reflect the role you are submitting for–
To submit for work – Please EMAIL US ASAP to: IDRcast@gmail.com with subject line SOLDIER SUBMISSION. You MUST include first & last name, age, height, weight, contact numbers and (2) RECENT

PHOTOS taken within the past two weeks – (1) photo should be a closeup photo from waist/chest up and (1) photo should be full body (head to toe). Please make sure that there is nobody else in the photo other than you, photos are not blurry or too far away and you are not wearing sunglasses or a hat.

**PLEASE DO NOT send more than one email! PLEASE DO NOT email if you don’t fit these casting requirements or are not available on the listed work date!! Thanks! **
**PLEASE DO NOT CALL OUR OFFICE about this booking unless specifically requested**

Don’t have a military look? The movie may still be able to use you as an extra, please see the other casting calls for ID2. The movie is also looking for a couple stand-ins for 2 of the main actors.

Independence Day 2 - Forever casting call for featured roles


This Post Has 3 Comments

  1. kevarius

    I really enjoy reading about it, so, I would like to be apart of it if I can, in any way shape or form.

  2. Thaddeus hayes

    I meet the entire description. Including acting and modeling experience. I’m 26, 6’3. 215 lbs. and reside in Miami.

  3. Devin Farrell

    I live in Utah.
    No military background.
    Interested in being an extra for ID2.


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